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'''George Robert Gissing''' (; 22 November 1857 – 28 December 1903) was an English novelist who published 23 novels between 1880 and 1903. Gissing also worked as a teacher and tutor throughout his life. He published his first novel, ''Workers in the Dawn'', in 1880. His best known novels, which are published in modern editions, include ''The Nether World'' (1889), ''New Grub Street'' (1891), and ''The Odd Women'' (1893).
Birth date{{birth date|df=yes|1857|11|22}}
Birth placeWakefield, Yorkshire, England
Death date{{death date and age|df=yes|1903|12|28|1857|11|22}}
Death placeIspoure, Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port, France
MovementNaturalism (literature)|Naturalism
Notableworks''The Nether World'' (1889)
''New Grub Street'' (1891)
''Born In Exile'' (1892)
''The Odd Women'' (1893)
SignatureSignature of George Gissing.jpg
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